Meaning of cleric

cler•ic

Pronunciation: (kler'ik), [key]
— n.
  1. a member of the clergy.
  2. a member of a clerical party.
  3. half-sized or small-sized reading glasses worn on the nose, usually rimless or with a thin metal frame.
—adj.
  1. pertaining to the clergy; clerical.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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